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06 March 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Do You Have a ‘Reading Strategy’? Here’s Mine …

As I look back on the last installment of “What I’m Reading Lately” it is rather amazing. A small miracle, without getting melodramatic. I actually completed all of those books! Usually I get a number of them started and finish a lesser number. Someone once asked me, “Do you read a lot of books?” A [...]

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09 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Here is what I’m reading lately …

The kind of reading I do is all over the place. It always has been. Several books at a time in several genres. (Not really. I just like using the word ‘genre’. It is so impressive!) Actually there are quite a variety of subjects below.
Let’s take a look at my lists of Currently Readings, Recently [...]

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27 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Here is What I’m Reading During the Holidays …

From time to time my book acquisitions stack up and wait for me to tackle them. Holidays are a time to catch up on my reading. So I offer you what I’m tackling this season, complete with a little commentary on each. You will note that my reading activity as well as my piano playing [...]

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31 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

‘A Million Miles’ is a Must Read

Good stuff, this book called A Million Miles in a Thousand Years. Don’t stop reading this because of what I am going to say, but I’ve never read a Donald Miller book before. I will read more however, starting with Blue Like Jazz.
Miller’s book (A Million Miles) is one of those that carries story within [...]

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22 March 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Fresh Reading List on Marriage, Parenting, Porn and 1,000,000 Miles in a 1,000 Years!

Here are some new books I’ve gotten on Kindle lately. It’s a whole new list of readings for the spring. Will let you know which ones, if any of them are any good. (I think they will be!)
* Donald Miller, A Million Miles in a Thousand Years – This one is “homework” from my wife. [...]

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12 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Recent Readings and “Considerations”

Here is what I am reading these days as well as what I’ve just completed.  I’d like to know what you are reading.
Also, there is a list of books I am thinking about reading and would like your input.
Recently read:
Gary Chapman, Making Love: The Chapman Guide.  Gary’s wisdom on a Christian way to love your [...]

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01 March 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Another Great Loss in America – and a Gain for Heaven

The homegoing of Paul Harvey was a sad loss for me personally. This was a truly great commentator. Yes he was conservative for sure, yet Harvey knew how to touch the heart of America with his down home wit and wisdom.
My favorite type of Paul Harvey material came from his patented "The Rest of [...]

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30 December 2008 ~ 0 Comments

A Word to Mark Gaither

I don't know if this is "Blog Kosher" or not but here goes:
Mark Gaither wrote a book I spoke of in this blog last summer – Redemptive Divorce. (See July 17 post.) Good book for thought to say the least, about a creative and God-honoring approach to the ending of a marriage. He actually [...]

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24 January 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Reading Year-in-Review

Many of you have commented on what you are reading this year and I must say, it is encouraging to hear from you on this subject. I might not read what you do, but it is good, very good to hear your heart on this.
Before we get to far down the road in 2008 [...]

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18 January 2008 ~ 1 Comment

08 Reading: Here’s Where I Am – Where Are You?

I always set me a goal of reading 30 books a year. It began as a goal when I turned 40. I thought, "If I read 30 books a year in my 40’s I will have read 300 books in a decade." I came close to that in my 40’s but it has been a [...]

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